Personal Injury Overview
If you have been seriously injured in an accident, or have lost a loved one and are considering filing a wrongful death claim, Kahn Gordon Timko & Rodriques P.C., is ready to help you fight for justice. We handle personal injury litigation claims on a contingent fee basis. You will pay no attorney fees unless we obtain a recovery for you in a settlement agreement or by jury award at trial. The fee you pay us is generally a percentage of the net recovery, after deduction of litigation expenses.
At Kahn Gordon Timko & Rodriques P.C., in New York City, our personal injury attorneys’ only business is seeking justice for victims of negligence. Contact our offices in Manhattan for a free consultation about your personal injury or wrongful death claim.
Our Commitment to Public Safety: Our New York City personal injury attorneys are dedicated to making our city a safer place to live and work. By holding parties accountable for unsafe conditions or unsafe driving through personal injury lawsuits, we help safeguard others from having to experience the same trauma our clients have faced.
Our New York City personal injury attorneys have a record of success in handling serious injury and wrongful death litigation involving a wide range of injuries and accidents. Whether you have experienced a traumatic brain injury (TBI), spinal cord injury, or any other traumatic injury, we can help.
Motor Vehicle Accidents
We work hard to recover compensation for clients injured in all varieties of New York auto accidents, including:
- Car crashes
- Truck accidents
- Public transportation accidents, including city and private bus accidents, subway and commuter train accidents, and taxi and car service accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Pedestrian accidents and bicycle accidents
- Plane and aircraft accidents
- Boating accidents and recreational vehicle accidents
Our construction accident practice includes representing individuals injured on construction worksites, including accidents involving explosions/burns, construction vehicles, road construction acidents, crane accidents, and ladders and scaffolds.
Premises Liability Injuries
Property owners have a duty to keep their property safe or take action to protect the public from known dangers. We have handled a wide range of premises liability claims, including claims involving:
- Street and sidewalk accidents
- Retail store and other building accidents
- Stairway accidents
- All other trip-and-fall/slip-and-fall injuries
- Injuries in New York City schools
- Elevator accidents
- Parking lot accidents
- Inadequate lighting
- Municipal liability
People who are injured by an unsafe or defective product — such as defective home appliances, failed auto safety devices, and defective power tools — can bring a product liability claim against negligent companies. We have handled claims involving chemical exposure/toxic torts, workplace product injuries, gas explosions, injuries caused by dangerous drugs and more.
When a doctor’s or hospital’s malpractice causes injury, they should be held accountable so that they never commit the same error again. We handle medical malpractice cases, involving:
- Catastrophic birth injuries
- Serious surgical errors
- Improper medication
- Serious illness relating to a failure to diagnose properly
- Nursing home negligence, including bed sores, malnutrition and dehydration
Contact us to learn more about how we can help you fight for the justice you and your family are entitled to.
Report Unsafe Conditions: If you see a potentially dangerous condition on the streets and sidewalks of New York, take action to prevent an unnecessary accident. Call 311 or visit 311 Online.
Prior success is no guarantee of future results.